Chiloschista godefroyana (Rchb.f.) Schltr. 1919 Drawing by Fitch and The Plant Illustrations Website

Full shade

Common Name Godefroy's Chiloschista [French Orchid Collector 1800's]

Flower Size

Found in Fiji as a miniature sized epiphyte with a fan of several lanceolate, acute leaves that blooms on to 3, axillary, arching to pendent, several flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Chroniochilus godeffroyanus (Rchb.f.) L.O.Williams 1938; Sarcochilus godefroyanus (Rchb.f.) Benth. & Hook.f. ex Drake 1892; *Thrixspermum godefroyanum Rchb.f. 1868

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Die Orchideen lieferung 19/20 Schlechter/Brieger 1988; Die Orchideen lieferung 21 Schlechter/Brieger 1989 as Sarcochilus godeffroyanus sic;